Police Officer Jobs in Costa Mesa, CA

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City of Irvine, CA - Irvine, CA (10 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
If you are interested in a career in law enforcement as part of a world class agency, the Police Officer Recruit position would be an excellent opportunity....
3 hours ago
West Anaheim Medical Center - Anaheim, CA (12 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Public Safety Officer - WAMC - Full Time Variable West Anaheim Medical Center Anaheim, CA Full-Time Apply on company site Create Job Alert....
12 hours ago
Port of Long Beach - Long Beach, CA (22 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
After a conditional offer of employment, all prospective employees must pass a thorough background investigation and a job-related medical examination....
3 days ago
City Tustin - Tustin, CA (6 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
This position, under general supervision, performs law enforcement and crime prevention work in the protection of life and property....
5 days ago
Prime Healthcare - Garden Grove, CA (7 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Responsibilities Performs security services, including electronic surveillance, and systematic manual Security Officers' rounds. Coordinates facility response to various potential problems for...
5 days ago
City of Santa Ana, CA - Santa Ana, CA (5 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Police Officer Academy Graduates are initially assigned to a Field Training Officer Program for a minimum of 20 weeks; subsequently, they assume the full range of professional law enforcement duties...
5 days ago
City of Newport Beach, CA - Newport Beach, CA (7 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Definition This recruitment may close at any time without advance notice. You are encouraged to apply immediately. You will not be able to submit an application for this position once the...
5 days ago
City of Huntington Beach, CA - Huntington Beach, CA (5 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Additional departmental interviews may be scheduled at the discretion of the Hiring Manager.Candidates considered for hire must undergo a comprehensive background investigation, which includes (but...
5 days ago
City of Newport Beach, CA - Newport Beach, CA (7 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Be of good moral character, as determined by a thorough background investigation....
5 days ago
City of Laguna Beach - Laguna Beach, CA (11 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Description The City of Laguna Beach seeks enthusiastic, dedicated individuals seeking a career in law enforcement to fill the position of Police Cadet....
5 days ago
City of Huntington Beach - Huntington Beach, CA (6 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
investigation and other investigations conducted by other law enforcement agencies....
6 days ago
City of Newport Beach - Newport Beach, CA (3 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Be of good moral character, as determined by a thorough background investigation....
7 days ago
Mission Regional Medical center - Chino, CA (24 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Responsibilities Performs security services, including electronic surveillance, and systematic manual Security Officers' rounds. Coordinates facility response to various potential problems for...
7 days ago
Centinela Hospital Medical Center - Huntington Beach, CA (5 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Public Safety Officer - HBHFacility Huntington Beach HospitalLocation US-CA-Huntington BeachID 2020-57250Category ServicePosition Type Part Time > 59Shift Evenings Responsibilities Performs security...
7 days ago
Centinela Hospital Medical Center - Garden Grove, CA (7 miles from Costa Mesa, CA)
Public Safety Officer - GGHFacility Garden Grove Hospital Medical CenterLocation US-CA-Garden GroveID 2020-56244Category ServicePosition Type Per DiemShift Variable Responsibilities Performs security...
7 days ago

Demographic Data for Costa Mesa, CA

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Police Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Understanding and Managing the Stresses of Police Work
Policing has always been psychological challenging. On any given shift police officers may encounter a range of psychological challenges including domestic violence, interacting with people...

Constitutional Oriented Policing
In a profession where cases and controversies surround freedom of expression, bearing of arms, illegal search and seizure, the excessive use of force, overcrowding of jails, and the reversal of...

Basic Community Policing
This five-part course is designed to introduce tribal police officers to common issues in Indian Country and to the basic principles of community policing. The course introduces the social...

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Costa Mesa, CA

This is the average annual salary for Police Officer jobs in Costa Mesa, CA as reported by the BLS.

$88,596

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Costa Mesa, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (31.5%)
  • High School or GED (25.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.5%)
  • Master's Degree (9.1%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.3%)
  • Some High School (1.0%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Officers in Costa Mesa, CA
  • None (45.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (30.7%)
  • 2-4 years (12.7%)
  • 4-6 years (6.6%)
  • 1-2 years (4.8%)

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